Book Name:Pait ka Qufl e Madina
Dear Islamic brothers! Did you see how great the status of those who do not follow their Nafs is? Congratulations to those fortunate people who succeed in bearing hunger, avoiding worldly joys and thus opposing their Nafs just for the pleasure of Allah عَزَّوَجَلَّ! After death, they will be blessed with superb bounties in Paradise. Allah عَزَّوَجَلَّ says in Sūraĥ Al-Ḥāqqaĥ, verse 24:
کُلُوۡا وَ اشۡرَ بُوۡا ہَنِیۡٓـئًۢا بِمَاۤ اَسۡلَفۡتُمۡ فِی الۡاَیَّامِ الۡخَالِیَۃِ ﴿۲۴﴾
Eat and drink with relish, recompense for that you sent forth in the days gone by.
[Kanz-ul-Īmān (Translation of Quran)] (Part 29, Sūraĥ Al-Ḥāqqaĥ, verse 24)
44. Beneficial to one s heart
Sayyidunā Shaykh Abū Sulaymān Dārānī قُـدِّسَ سِـرُّہُ الـنُّـوۡرَانِی has said, ‘To refrain from any desire of Nafs is more beneficial to the heart than a year’s fasting and staying up at night (in worship).’
(Iḥyā-ul-‘Ulūm, vol. 3, pp. 103)
May Allah عَزَّوَجَلَّ have mercy on him and forgive us without accountability for his sake!
صَلُّوۡا عَلَى الۡحَبِيۡب صَلَّى اللّٰهُ تَعَالٰى عَلٰى مُحَمَّد
45. Valimah in Paradise
Ḥujjat-ul-Islam, Sayyidunā Imām Muhammad Ghazālī عَـلَـیۡـهِ رَحْـمَـةُ الـلّٰـهِ الۡـوَالِی has stated, ‘The saints walking on the path of the Hereafter would avoid the fulfilment of their desires because if a person eats different delicious things to satisfy his desires, his Nafs becomes arrogant and his heart becomes hard. Further, he becomes so interested in the delicious worldly things that the love of worldly joys permanently